October and November 2019 Events

        KOL AMI of Boca Raton
An affiliate of Reconstructing Judaism


Saturday, October 19th at 10:30 a.m. with Steve Carter, et.al. : as we end Sukkot and look forward to Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. Maybe a little dancing, maybe a little noshing, maybe just a little joy at the prospect of the whole new year in front of us.
Please see the Chag-Fest page for more information.
Friday, October 25th : there will be no service as the UUF requires use of the space for their flea market. If you have things you would like to donate please call them at 561-482-2001 and make arrangements for a drop-off.
Watch this space and our Facebook feed: maybe we will be meeting at a local restaurant to welcome the Shabbat in a more social manner.
Saturday, November 2nd at 10:30 a.m. Shacharit and Torah discussion with Steve Carter.
Friday, November 8th at 7:30 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma’ariv service with Margaret Schmitt and Beth DeRicco.
Saturday, November 16th at 10:30 a.m. Shacharit and Torah discussion with Steve Carter.
Friday, November 22nd at 7:30 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma’ariv service with Margaret Schmitt, Dan Kaufman and Beth DeRicco.
Friday, November 29th at 7:30 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma’ariv service with Margaret Schmitt, Dan Kaufman and Beth DeRicco.

 CANTORIAL SOLOIST MARGARET SCHMITT

Margaret Schmitt holds a BA in Music from Queens College, CUNY. She also studied at the Juilliard and Mannes Schools of Music in New York City, and at Amherst College in Massachusetts. She studied contemporary liturgical music at the RSCM in Carlisle, England, and has extensive experience in liturgical music.

Miss Schmitt was soloist with Cantor Abraham Wolkin in New York City and Liberty, New York for 7 years. In Florida, she has sung at Temple Israel, West Palm Beach and Temple Emanuel, Palm Beach. She served as cantorial assistant at Temple Sinai, Delray Beach from 2002 to 2007, and then as Cantorial Soloist from 2007 through 2019

Miss Schmitt is well-known as a classical soprano. She has appeared in opera, musical theatre and in concert throughout the US and in Europe. She appeared at both Lincoln and Kennedy centers, and on live national television. She was the owner of Serenade Productions, and produced musical shows in countless locations in Florida. She was Artistic Director of Opera Benvenuto, Opera at Brooks and Opera Night at Capri Blu, and has also conducted several choirs in both sacred and popular repertoire.